Man's half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

42 x 23.5 cm (16 9/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.782

Medium or Technique

Silk; Knitted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with plaid boot of indigo, pale blue bands and alternating tambour-stitched yellow broked zigzags and light cyan stripes. Ribbed top with pale blue, indigo grouped bands. Marked “Made in France, 10” and “Spliced Heel and Toe.”

Credit Line

The Arthur Warren Rayner Hosiery Collection, Gift of Mrs. Frank K. Idell